TITLE

Survey: Social media wins followers

AUTHOR(S)
Crawford, Gregory
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Pensions & Investments;2/8/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a survey on social media websites like facebook Inc., and twitter Inc., which would become more critical tools for executives, money managers and consultants at pension funds industry. It informs that social networking can play a vital role in recruitment of young workers, supports the easy and fast communication among the consultants and interested parties.
ACCESSION #
48445841

 

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